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Debra J. Sessa

September 21, 1959 - June 16, 2019
Muskegon, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Debra Joy Sessa, age 59, passed away peacefully on June 16, 2019. She was born in Los Angeles CA to Billy Joe Odle and Sophia Harity. She was later adopted by her aunt, Joan & Joseph Sessa. Deb enjoyed music and loved to go watch local bands play, baking for special holidays and spending time with family and friends. She had a great sense of humor and a love for animals. Special thanks to: Hospice of Holland, Johnson Cancer Center and Phoenix Crematory Service.


Daughters, Breck (Mark) Wemple, Cara (Chad Brown) Heeres, Pamela (Mike Horel) Cox; grandchildren, Michelle (Micheal Hanit) Rivera, Brandin Wemple, Camron Dunbar, Haily Dunbar, Dakota Wemple, Caden Wemple, Tristen Cox, Trinity Duncan, Natalia Cox; great-grandchildren, Mason Hanit, Raelynn, Duncan; mother, Joan Sessa; sister, Gerilyn Sessa, brother, Micheal Sessa; several adopted grandchildren; fur grandbabies and many friends. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, her biological parents, a granddaughter & great-grandchildren.


A Celebration of life will be held Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 2:00-5:00 PM at her daughter, Cara Heeres house. This will be followed by a private Birthday Celebration. Deb wanted to have a big 60th Birthday Party there and her daughters will be granting that wish.

Phoenix Crematory Services